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Welcome to us!
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities is the Heinrich Heine University’s second largest faculty at Heinrich Heine University with itsand encompasses 12 departments (excluding research institutions), over 25 degree programmes and has around 10,000 students. A complex combination of historical, philological, philosophical and social science disciplines offers a wide range of choices within the subjects. Due to its practical orientation as well as the recognised research and teaching activities of internationally renowned academics, the Faculty of Philosophy Arts and Humanities has an outstanding excellent international standing in the academic world.
Studying at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities means thinking outside the box. It means taking on and experiencing a variety of perspectives on and engaging with with culture(s), languages, society and politics. Over 25 different degree programmes open up wide-ranging career prospects and offer the chance to try out one’s academic skills in a very practical way.
Teaching at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities means having a great deal of creative freedom, which we reflect on together across disciplinary boundaries in the context of tertiary education didactics. We have the aspiration to offer teaching that is varied in terms of content and methodology and is research-oriented, which we modulate according to students’ abilities in dealing with new knowledge. We see the digitisation of teaching methods as a didactic opportunity.
Research at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities does not only stand for innovative research projects which are inherently interdisciplinary and aim at an international academic audience. For us, research means a lively exchange across disciplinary boundaries. Our research centre constitutes a space for further sharpening the profile of the faculty in culture, media, society, language, history and aesthetics.
organisation (German only)
The Faculty of Arts an Humanities offers its members competent support in all matters of organisation and management. The highly professional Dean's Office and the interconnected departmental administrations ensure a secure flow of information at all levels. Representatives of all status groups of the faculty are involved in the committees and the faculty council. (Further information only in german).
- Dean´s Office
- +49 211 81-12936
- Universitätsstraße 1
- Building: 23.21
- Floor/Room: 00